Promoting Thinking and the Growth of Thinkers
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Module One - Types of Thinking
What types of thinking do students typically employ when conducting topical research?

A middle school student has selected Captain Matthew Flinders for her project.. The teacher has asked students to find out about a famous person. Without further structure or instructions from the teacher, which of the following types of thinking is the student most likely to employ?

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Show which types of thinking the student is most likely to employ by changing their color to gray.

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